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eText: 
ISBN-13 9781133346180ISBN-10 1133346189
Print: 
ISBN-10 1111990840ISBN-13 9781111990848
Author(s): Garrison
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 608
Description

Cengage Learning in partnership with National Geographic Society brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools along with market leading text content for introductory oceanography courses. OCEANOGRAPHY provides a basic understanding of the scientific questions, complexities, and uncertainties involved in ocean use, as well as the role and importance of the ocean in nurturing and sustaining life on the planet.

Bestselling author Tom Garrison emphasizes the interdisciplinary nature of marine science, stressing its links to biology, chemistry, geology, physics, meteorology, astronomy, ecology, history, and economics.
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